Is the industry code of practice binding all growers which ensure compliance to G.A.P. and ethical practice. Kenya-GAP is benchmarked to Global G.A.P and recognized by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) thus acquiring international legitimacy. Compliance with Kenya- GAP earns the farm a GLOBALG.A.P. certificate. As the standard owner, FPEAK prepares its members for third-party certification which is done by accredited certification bodies.
Kenya -GAP International is a certification scheme which adheres to international standards on food safety, social and environmental responsibility.
Kenya -GAP Domestic targets producers for the local market and those new to GAP compliance. It is a stepping stone to full certification. Growers can get their certification as individuals (option 1) and in groups (option 2).
Growers can get certification for their farms in 4 easy steps:
- Register with FPEAK by filling a registration form, giving details of the farm
- Grower undertakes the necessary training.
- FPEAK undertakes a baseline audit of the growers enterprise.
- FPEAK undertakes a pre-audit and final audit and attains ‘certified’ status.